This year’s Digiday Top Boss Awards go to senior executives from Mindshare, Bleacher Report, AdColony and others who are building positive relationships with their employees.
The Top Boss Award recognizes managers who go above and beyond to deliver results, build a strong team dynamic and provide mentoring.
Winners range from founders and directors to the C-suite. Erin Vitellaro, Mindshare Chicago’s managing director of client leadership, and PMG founder and CEO George Popstefanov won in the media agency category. Winners in the sports media category were Bleacher Report president Rory Brown and Intermarkets’ vp of ad operations Stephanie Snow. AdColony’s vp of creative Doug Manson won in the advertising technology category.
The full list of winners is below. They’ll be recognized at the Digiday Awards Gala on November 7 at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. Purchase tickets here.
Erin Vitellaro, managing director, client leadership, Mindshare
Ed Mitzen, founder, Fingerpaint
George Popstefanov, founder and CEO, PMG
Stephanie Snow, vp of ad operations, Intermarkets
Warren Webster, president and CEO, Coveteur
Rory Brown, president, Bleacher Report
Rich Sutton, chief revenue officer, Trusted Media Brands
Gil Eyal, CEO, Hypr
Ran Sarig, CEO, Datorama
Doug Manson, vp of creative, AdColony